Chiropractic Clinic

Dr. Joaquim Valdivia Tor
Upper Cervical Chiropractor - Atlas Orthogonal

Girona

  • Designing clinical research

Publications

Dr. Joaquín Valdivia applies in his daily work the "scientific method", as explained in books such as "Designing clinical research".

Dr. Joaquín Valdivia dedicates his life to promulgate and improve the quality of his work through publications in scientific journals and books.

His publications include:

  • Programa Quiropráctico Atlas Orthogonal

Programa Quiropráctico Atlas Orthogonal

This technical book was my first debut as a writer. All information on the "Atlas Orthogonal" technique is described until 2014-2015. Much of the manual is a translation from the English manual published by the "Sweat Institute."

Details of the book: 21.59 x 27.94 cm .; Black & White on White paper; Number of Pages: 320 pp .; First edition 2008; Second Edition 2015; Language: Spanish.

  • Research on CVJ anomalies

Research on CVJ anomalies

This was an intense 1 year job researching the articles published about anomalies in the upper cervical area. It could be considered a review of the literature.

Details of the book: 21.59 x 27.94 cm .; Full color on white paper; Number of Pages: 494 pp .; First Edition 2012; Second Edition 2015; Language: English.

  • Los orígenes de la quiropráctica

Los orígenes de la quiropráctica: D.D. Palmer, vida y obra

Chiropractic history became a very educational hobby for me and I hope entertaining for readers. This is the biography of the founder of Chiropractic (DD Palmer) and the translation of his latest book.

Details of the book: 15.24 x 22.86 cm .; Black & White on White paper; Number of Pages: 300 pp .; First Edition 2014. Language: Spanish.

  • Improving on improvement

Improving on improvement. My clinical experience

My research to improve clinical outcomes through the Atlas Orthogonal technique are reflected in this book. Some will appreciate it, others will not care.

Details of the book: 15.24 x 22.86 cm .; Black & White on White paper; Number of pages: 32 p .; First Edition 2014; English language.

  • Benestar per a tota la vida

Benestar per a tota la vida

This book was published to inform the patient about the treatment I offer in my clinic to understand exactly what I do and how it will improve your health. Contains important and necessary information for the patient to cooperate at all times with the Doctor for best treatment outcomes.

Details of the book: 21.59 x 27.94 cm .; Full color on white paper; Number of pages: 46 p .; First Edition 2014; Language: Spanish and Catalan.

  • Leg Check

Leg Check. My clinical experience

Another booklet publishing my research to improve clinical outcomes through the "Atlas Orthogonal" technique. This time, on the measurement of the asymmetry of the legs and feet. Some will appreciate it, others will not care.

Details of the book: 15.24 x 22.86 cm .; Full color on white paper; Number of pages: 28 p .; First Edition 2015; Language: English.

  • Chiropractic article

Published article #1

This is my first article published in a scientific journal, in this case on "chiropractic history" about the arguments of the founder of chiropractic and his son on whether the first chiropractic adjustment was performed in the fourth or second vertebra on the first patient named Harvey Lillard.

 

Valdivia Tor J., Foley J. (2015). T4 vs C2: Examining the conflicting statements of D.D. Palmer and B.J. Palmer regarding the Harvey Lillard adjustment. Chiropractic History 35 (2), 68-79.

  • Book "Leg Check"

The study of the Chiropractic "leg check" test

This book analyzes, according the "scientific method", one of the most widely used tests by chiropractors: the "leg check", which measures the relative distance of the legs to detect a supposed type of spinal injury and its response after chiropractic interventions.

Details of the book: 21.59 x 27.94 cm .; White and black; Number of Pages: 132 pp .; First Edition 2016; Language: English.

Notice

To conduct and publish scientific studies is not an easy task for those who are not exclusively dedicated to this task. In this clinic we will cooperate with any authority  to scientifically document the work we do.